Pierre Dal Corso Loves You

by Melissa Fox

You look at his work and think it’s that of a veteran photographer but talent is inherent in Pierre Dal Corso, who’s only been shooting professionally for “almost” two years.

Highly sought after for his unique vision and maybe even disturbing take on fashion, creativity and art, his work is striking. How many can pull the raw strength and soft inner beauty out of a subject in the same image?

You can find some of his most recent shoots in Zink magazines Holiday 2010 issue and in the most recent issue of 160 Grams, but here, the Paris (France) based photog shares 10 of his favourite images and a little bit about himself.

Why do you shoot?

Because I love it


Brain and heart.
I pick the rest accordingly to what  have to shoot. I don’t have any favorite camera or lighting really.
music is absolutely necessary though

How long have you been shooting?

Almost two years. but been assisting for eight years

What do you love shooting most?

I love to create characters. I’m not such a good story teller in my stories but i try to define every aspects of the character I want to show. I love girls in great fashion in a proper location. strong confident proud sexy girls.

Favourite photographers?

Nick knight, Sarah moon, Robert Mapplethorpe, Diane Arbus

Worst shoot experience?

When I realized I had a technical problem on every single pictures after a 16 hour shoot in a Moroccan stone desert.

Favourite shoot experience?

The same shoot. It was one of the most exciting experience as a photographer so far. Luckily the pictures came out ok.

What would be your dream shoot?

Shooting couture on wild animals

What’s the perfect picture?

The one you cant forget. It’s very subjective

What’s next for you?

Next hour: sleeping.
Next week: shoot in Paris.
Next month: exhibition in China

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